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What percent of users and experts removed it?
59% remove it41% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #31,175
United States Rank #17,113
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
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Average installed length: 100.48 days

Barracuda Malware Removal Tool


Barracuda Malware Removal Tool is a program developed by Barracuda Networks. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is bmrt.exe. The software installer includes 6 files and is usually about 2.48 MB (2,598,916 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows XP. While about 95% of users of Barracuda Malware Removal Tool come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: Barracuda Networks
URL: www.barracuda.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Barracuda\Barracuda Malware Removal Tool\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Barracuda\Barracuda Malware Removal Tool\unins000.exe"
Estimated size: 2.48 MB

Program filesFiles installed by Barracuda Malware Removal Tool

Program executable:bmrt.exe
Name:Barracuda Malware Removal Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\barracuda\barracuda malware removal tool\bmrt.exe
Additional files:
  • mbam.dll - Barracuda Malware Removal Tool
  • vbalsgrid6.ocx (by vbAccelerator) - vbAccelerator VB6 SGrid Control 2.0
  • ssubtmr6.dll (by vbAccelerator) - SSubTmr6 (Subclassing and Timer Assistant, modified for configurable message response, multi control support and bug fixed for timer errors.)
  • zlib.dll - zlib data compression library
  • unins000.exe - Setup/Uninstall

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • bmrt.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'Barracuda Malware Removal Tool (reboot)' which loads as "C:\Program Files\Barracuda\Barracuda Malware Removal Tool\bmrt.exe" /runcleanupscript.

How do I remove Barracuda Malware Removal Tool?

Quickly and completely remove Barracuda Malware Removal Tool from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Barracuda Malware Removal Tool from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Barracuda Malware Removal Tool, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Barracuda Malware Removal Tool.

Win 7 (SP1) 72%
Win 7 3%
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)
Uninstall it 59%
Keep it 41%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 75.00%
Windows XP 15.63%
Windows 8 9.38%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Professional 40.63%
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.25%
Microsoft Windows XP 15.63%
Windows 8.1 6.25%
Windows 7 Enterprise N 3.13%
Windows 8.1 Pro 3.13%

Distribution by countryGeography

94.55% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 94.55%
  United Kingdom 1.82%
  Netherlands 1.82%
  Slovenia 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 54.84%
Hewlett-Packard 19.35%
Acer 9.68%
Toshiba 6.45%
Lenovo 6.45%
Intel 3.23%
Common models
Dell OptiPlex 790 6.67%
Dell OptiPlex 755 3.33%
Dell OptiPlex 7010 3.33%
Dell OptiPlex 360 3.33%
Dell Latitude E6530 3.33%
Dell Latitude E6520 3.33%


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